Frankfurt Newcolo

New data center INTERNIC POP FRA2 New Colo

  • Operator: Newcolo GmbH
  • Commissioning: 2007
  • Capacity: > 10.000 servers
  • INTERNET AG-installed line capacity: > 100 Gbps
  • Available linecarriers: German Telecom, Colt Telecom, Verizon, Gas Line, Global Crossing, Versatel, EuNetworks
  • Pipeline network nodes

Current supply

  • 1.5 MVA installed transformer capacity
  • 2 spatially separate house connections
  • 500kVA installed UPS capacity
  • Connection of the racks as standard in N +1 redundancy of two different systems
  • Smoothed and stabilized by UPS power quality, surge protection
  • Power system for bridge failures of the main supply


  • About 350kW cooling capacity of water cooling systems
  • At least N +1 cooling redundancy in each data center space
  • Each data center room is furnished with at least 2 separate air conditioning systems
  • Possibilty of Up to ~8 kW power load in individual racks

Network Connection

  • 6 physically separated and irrespectively fiberglass house supply / power supply lines
  • More than 1,000 fiber line installed capacity of the local carrier
  • IP Connection to 6 different tier1 carriers (as of 03/2009: Deutsche Telekom, Abovenet, Global Crossing, Teleglobe, Telia, Tiscali.)
  • 640Gbit / s installed capacity line (64 line connections with a maximum of 10G transmission capacity)
  • Routing System in N +1 redundancy consisting of many router systems (for example Cisco 6509, Cisco 12000)
  • Redundant power to all core routers
  • Separate DC UPS for buffering the core router

Other Features

  • Means for detecting and extinguishing fires (smoke detectors, fire extinguishers)
  • Spatial separation the data center facilities and electricity facilities
  • Division into different zones
  • Electronic access system
  • Alarm and Motion
  • Access to the data center via 2 door systems
  • Physical access protection with logging (Steel-/security doors, security locks)
  • Permanent data center operating since 1997 without operational restrictions, including maintenance
  • True 24 / 7 service with 24 / 7 hotline and on-site staff
  • SLA-guaranteed services

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